AWG 159 ACSR Conductor - GUINEA - ASTM B232

ItemTechnical Details
Code NameGuinea
StandardASTM B232, Specification for Concentric-Lay-Stranded Aluminum Conductors, Coated Steel Reinforced (ACSR)
AWG/MCM159
Aluminum Area80.58 mm2
Steel Area46.97 mm2
Total Area127.55 mm2
Aluminum Wire Nos12
Single Aluminum Wire Dia2.92 mm OR 0.1149 ins
Steel Wire Nos7
Single Steel Wire Dia2.92 mm OR 0.1149 ins
Approx Overall Dia14.63 mm OR 0.575 ins
Aluminum Weight223 kg/km OR 149 lbs/1000ft
Steel Weight367 kg/km OR 246 lbs/1000ft
Total Weight590 kg/km OR 396 lbs/1000ft
Aluminum Content37.8%
Steel Content62.2%
Nominal Breaking Load72.55 kN
Rated Strength16306 lbs
Allowable Ampacity297 Amps